Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police are investigating a body that was found on Tuesday morning.
The body was found in a ditch in the desert area near the intersection of Blue Diamond Road and Buffalo Drive at around 10:40 a.m.
Las Vegas police detectives, crime scene personnel and the Clark County Coroner were at the scene investigating.
The Clark County Coroner identifed the man as 50-year-old James Boatwright.
The cause and manner of death is still pending.
Action News will update this story as more information becomes available.